I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Considered an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings of the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and the Mad Caligula to become emperor in 41 A.D. A masterpiece.
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I have already mentioned that Augustus refused to renew Ti- berius's
Protectorship when the five years expired. It can be imagined that this put him in
a very awkward position at Rhodes, where he was personally unpopular: the
Germamcus could do nothing now that did not encourage Ti- berius's suspicions
of him; but going to Egypt was the worst mistake he had yet made. I shall explain
why. Augustus, realizing early in his reign that Rome was now chiefly ...
Of six million Roman citizens, a mere two or three hundred suffered for Ti- [A.D.
26 berius's jealous fears. And I do not know how many scores of millions of
slaves and provincials, and allies who were subjects in all but name, benefited
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Masterpiece.Crítica de los usuarios - edwastrivel - Overstock.com
This is a must read especially if you enjoyed the BBC series based on it. Leer comentario completo
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This follow-up novel to Robert Graves' classic, "I, Claudius" continues the life story of the Roman Emperor Tiberius Claudius. It begins immediately following where the previous novel left off, and ends with his death under mysterious circumstances, and his deification. Leer comentario completo
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